Police have appealed for witnesses after a man was injured during a disturbance in Stonehaven.
The incident took place in Market Square on Sunday.
A 20-year-old man was assaulted and sustained a facial injury.
Meanwhile, police have launched an inquiry after a bus was vandalised in Oldmeldrum.
The incident took place in the Coutens Park area of the village, at some time between 4.30pm on January 19, and 7am the following morning.
The rear window of the vehicle was targeted and now needs repairs costing a four-figure sum of cash.
Anyone with information police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.